Admission requirements

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Anita Cline-ColeAnita Cline-Cole
Graduate Admission Counselor

All students applying to the MAOL program must have the following:

  • A completed bachelor's degree from an institution that is accredited by a nationally recognized, regional accrediting association;
  • Graduate cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (B) or better on a 4.0 scale. If the applicant's GPA is less than 3.0, an explanatory statement should be included with the application.


The application priority deadlines are August 1 (Fall) and January 1 (Spring). Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.